LINGUIST List 13.1649

Tue Jun 11 2002

Books: Contemporary Translation Theories,E. Gentzler

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  1. kathryn, Contemporary Translation Theories, 2nd edition by Edwin Gentzler

Message 1: Contemporary Translation Theories, 2nd edition by Edwin Gentzler

Date: Tue, 11 Jun 2002 06:37:56 +0000
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Subject: Contemporary Translation Theories, 2nd edition by Edwin Gentzler

Title: Contemporary Translation Theories, 2nd edition 	
Series Title: Topics in Translation 
Publication Year: 2001
Publisher: Multilingual Matters
Author: Edwin Gentzler 

Hardback: ISBN: 1853595144, Pages: 230, Price: £49.95/US$74.95/CAN$99.95
Paperback: ISBN: 1853595136, Pages: 230, Price: £16.95/US$24.95/CAN$29.95


Key Features 
Second edition updates each of the approaches to Translation theory,
incorporating 50-60 pages of new material, including new research.
New conclusion addresses the future of translation studies in the new
millennium. Offers new insights into the nature of translation,
language and cross-cultural communication

During the last thirty years, the field of translation has exploded
with multiple new theories. Contemporary Translation Theories examines
five of new approaches �Euro" the translation workshop, the science of
translation, translation studies, polysystem theory, and
deconstruction �Euro" all of which began in the mid -1960s and
continue to be influential today.

Preface to the First Edition
Preface to the Revised Edition
1. Introduction; 2. The North American Translation Workshop; 3. The Science
of Translation; 4. Early Translation Studies; 5. Polysystem Theory; 
6. Deconstruction; 7. The Future of Translation Studies

Author information

Edwin Gentzler is Director of the Translation Center and Associate
Professor of Comparative Literature at the University of Massachusetts
Amherst. He is co-editor (with Maria Tymoczko) of Translation and
Power (Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, forthcoming) and
author of numerous articles on translation theory and practice. He
serves as co-editor (with Susan Bassnett) of the Topics in Translation
Series for Multilingual Matters and is on the editorial board of
several journals, including Metamorphoses (Amherst/Northampton),
Across (Hungary), and Cadernos de Tradução (Brazil).

Lingfield(s): Translation
Written In: English (Language Code: ENG)

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